Is $120 oil the tipping point?
Oil continued to surge today on Middle East tensions that threatened to push prices into the danger zone for the global economy.
Terry Glavin: Sorry Libya, we’re busy
In September, 2005, when the United States of America pleaded for Canada’s help in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, we did not respond this way: “Again, you know, this ultimately and fundamentally an issue between, you know, the American government, its leader, and the American people.” Instead, within days, three Canadian warships and a Coast Guard vessel, loaded with relief supplies and carrying 1,000 Canadian Forces members, set sail for New Orleans. From the beginning, Libyans have been pleading for help.
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